Unseeded Bangalore lad Harsh D. Lakhani, playing an attacking game on both the flanks, shocked second-seeded Karnataka's S. Karthik 6-0, 6-0 in the boys' under-16 singles first round of the Mysore Tennis Club's AITA Talent series tennis tournament for under-16 & under-14 (boys & girls), at its courts here on Monday.

However, the rest of the seeds were safely through to the next round. Top-seed C. Vasisht (Karnataka), second seed Pranash Babu , third seed M. Rehan Kumar (both of Tamil Nadu) and fourth seed L. Bharath of Karnataka entered the pre-quarterfinals in the boys' under-14 singles.

The results (first round): Boys: Under-16: S.D. Prajwal Dev bt Karan Singh 6-0, 6-0; Hani Varsh bt Samarth Nagaraj 6-1, 6-0; M.S. Rakshith bt Rohan Deviah 6-1, 7-6(5); S. Kishen bt Harish Singh 6-2, 6-1; M.S. Dhanush bt Shane Biddaiah 6-3, 7-6(11); S.Y. Sharan Raj bt Varun Shenoy 6-2, 6-2; T. Vibhuvarsh bt Rehan Kumar 6-1, 6-4; K.S. Chirantan bt Balaji 6-3, 3-6, 6-3; Vignesh bt M.S. Darshan 6-1, 6-0; L. Bharath bt Akhik Krishna 6-1, 6-1; Alok Aradhya bt Shravan G. Achar 6-0, 6-0; C. Vasisht bt Kshithej Gupta 6-1, 6-2; B.S. Anirudh bt Ribhav 6-2, 6-2; Mohit bt Adthiya Jain 6-3, 6-2; Harsh D. Lakhani bt S. Karthik 6-0, 6-0.

Under-14: Vasisht bt Dhiren 6-0, 6-0; A. Yuvaraja bt M. Mohith 6-0, 6-0; Guhan Rajan bt Sansidh 6-4, 7-5; M. Arjun bt Mohit 6-0, 6-0; Bharath bt Chirag Prasanth 6-1, 6-2; M.S. Darshan bt Rahul Shankar 3-6, 6-4, 6-3; Karthik bt Varun Shenoy 6-1, 1-6, 6-4; M.P. Prajwal bt Hitesh Chandru 6-1, 6-0; Anirudh Murthy bt Charanthimath 6-2, 6-2; Rehan Kumar bt Sourabh Hegde 7-6(3), 1-6, 6-3; Ashwin bt Sonu Ahmed 6-1, 6-1; Shivrai Reddy bt S. Karthik 6-0, 6-0; Vignesh bt S. Ashwin 6-0, 6-1; Pranash Babu bt P. Dinakar 6-0, 6-0.

Girls: Under-16: Aishwarya bt Srinidhi 6-1, 6-2.

Under-14: P. Thrupthi bt Akansha 6-4, 2-6, 6-4 .

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